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Video Game, the Newest Release by Jessic...

Video Game by Jessica Arnold Max loves games. When he hears about the Play Box, he convinces his father to buy it. The latest in video game systems, the Play Box is everything Max dreams of when it comes to gaming. Little does Max know that the Play Box does more than just play games!Written and illustrated by Jessica Arnold, Video Game has fifteen color illustrations. Jessica is the author of children’s fiction books “Nobody Can Take My Happy Away” and “I am Good at Lots of Things.”Find out if the Play Box is worthy of its $250 price tag!...
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Launching a Novel

My novel, The Illuminiers has its first Amazon promotion today. If you haven’t had a chance to download it, get it here.  To be sure, launching a novel involves a number of steps. To begin with, the story was written during NaNoWriMo, so I was really crunching words by the end of November 2012. From there, I spent months editing my work. Next, I added my illustrations; but something was missing. I decided to give one of my five free print copies (a reward from Createspace for meeting and exceeding my 50K word goal – awesome deal by the way) to my daughter, who...
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DIY Publishing

As much as self-published authors would love a publishing contract, many of us are too busy to pursue this venue, especially when it takes time to draft letters to agents. The act of putting a presentation together sometimes overshadows the time it takes to write the book itself. Even after scrutinizing every word of my pitch, I would get annoyed because it still wasn’t good enough. The best thing putting together a query letter ever did was give me focus, and that is something I recommend. Always being one to suffer from impatience not laziness, I sent two query...
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Free Excerpt from The Illuminiers, a fan...

Read part of a chapter from The Illuminiers on SlideShare. Fantasy Fiction Excerpt from The Illuminiers by Patricia Arnold from parnold5 About the book…This book is a good contemporary reading selection for anyone who likes mythical creatures; some invented, some from legends. There are essentially two stories in this book that combine into one. First, some background and the story of Amberly Wakeland, who moved into a haunted house and found herself caught in the web of a sinister illuminier. The second story is about Morgan Fey Burne who would rather be referred...
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Jessica Arnold’s New Book, “...

Jessica Arnold’s new book, Video Game has been released and is available on Amazon here.  Max loves games. When he hears about the Play Box, he convinces his father to buy it. The latest in video game systems, the Play Box is everything Max dreams of when it comes to gaming. Little does Max know that the Play Box does more than just play games!Written and illustrated by Jessica Arnold, Video Game has fifteen color illustrations. Jessica is the author of children’s fiction books “Nobody Can Take My Happy Away” and “I am Good at Lots of...